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When Lucy Lawless Impersonated Stevie Nicks & Imagined Her as the Owner of a Bad Mexican Restaurant: A Cult Classic SNL Skit

What we wouldn’t give to travel back in time to Sedona, Arizona for a non-socially-distanced $2.99 Tuesday night burrito special at Stevie Nicks’ Fajita Roundup, the hundredth best restaurant in this 161-restaurant town according to one ratings site. Alas, the closest this Fleetwood Mac-flavored Tex-Mex establishment has ever come to physical existence was in October 1998 when actor Lucy Lawless, famous then as now for playing Xena the Warrior Princess, was hosting Saturday Night Live. The day b...
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Jimmy Fallon reflects on his blackface mistake

Jimmy Fallon used "The Tonight Show" to have a discussion about racism in America on Monday night.
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Jimmy Fallon Gives Emotional Apology for ‘SNL’ Blackface Skit: ‘I Am Not a Racist’

Jimmy Fallon returned to “The Tonight Show” on Monday, promising “a different kind of show” in light of nationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd by Minnesota Police. Before addressing the demonstrations in reaction to police brutality that are roiling the country, Fallon told viewers he would “start personally and expand out” because “that’s […]
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Jimmy Fallon reflects on his blackface mistake in 'Tonight Show' monologue

Jimmy Fallon used "The Tonight Show" to have a discussion about racism in America on Monday night.
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Jimmy Fallon Explains Why He’s Ignoring Advice To ‘Stay Quiet’ About Old Blackface Clip

"I realized that the silence is the biggest crime that white guys like me and the rest of us are doing."
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Jimmy Fallon addresses blackface controversy on 'Tonight Show' return: 'I'm not a racist'

Jimmy Fallon returned to "The Tonight Show" Monday and addressed his blackface controversy, saying "I'm not a racist."          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Late Night Doesn’t Feel Much Like Laughing

On Monday night, hosts talked about the protests, police brutality and racism. Jimmy Fallon started by addressing the fact that he’d worn blackface on “Saturday Night Live.”
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Jamie Foxx defends Jimmy Fallon after 'Saturday Night Live' blackface backlash, apology

Jimmy Fallon has issued an apology after a video surfaced of him wearing blackface while impersonating Chris Rock on "Saturday Night Live" in 2000.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Jimmy Fallon apologizes for using blackface in 20-year-old 'SNL' skit

NBC "Tonight" show host Jimmy Fallon has apologized for doing an impersonation of fellow comic Chris Rock while in blackface during a 2000 episode of "Saturday Night Live."
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Jimmy Fallon apologizes for Chris Rock impersonation in blackface on 'SNL'

Jimmy Fallon is addressing his impersonation of Chris Rock in a "Saturday Night Live" sketch from 20 years ago in which he appeared in blackface.
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Jimmy Fallon Apologizes for Blackface Skit

In a ‘Saturday Night Live’ sketch from 2000, Mr. Fallon appears in blackface while impersonating his fellow comedian Chris Rock.
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Jimmy Fallon apologizes for Chris Rock impersonation in blackface on 'SNL'

Jimmy Fallon is addressing his impersonation of Chris Rock in a "Saturday Night Live" sketch from 20 years ago in which he appeared in blackface.
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TV host Jimmy Fallon 'very sorry' for 2000 blackface skit

The NBC's Tonight Show host called his depiction of comedian Chris Rock "unquestionably offensive".
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US host Jimmy Fallon 'sorry' for blackface skit

The NBC's Tonight Show host called his depiction of comedian Chris Rock "unquestionably offensive".
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Jimmy Fallon apologizes for wearing blackface in resurfaced SNL sketch

Late-night host said he ‘made a terrible decision’ after clip of him impersonating Chris Rock in 2000 went viralLate-night TV host and comedian Jimmy Fallon has apologized for appearing in blackface during a Saturday Night Live sketch two decades ago after a clip went viral on social media and triggered a storm of protest.In the sketch, broadcast in 2000, Fallon, who now hosts The Tonight Show, was impersonating the black comedian Chris Rock and wearing heavy makeup. Continue reading...
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Jimmy Fallon apologizes for 'terrible decision' to wear blackface on 'Saturday Night Live'

Jimmy Fallon has issued an apology after a video surfaced of him wearing blackface while impersonating Chris Rock on "Saturday Night Live" in 2000.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Jimmy Fallon Apologizes for Blackface ‘SNL’ Sketch

Jimmy Fallon apologized on Tuesday after drawing criticism for a “Saturday Night Live” sketch from 2000, featuring him in blackface, resurfaced online. In the skit, which first aired in 2000, Fallon was portraying comedian Chris Rock while talking to Darrell Hammond as TV host Regis Philbin. NBC had previously removed the video from the internet, […]
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Jimmy Fallon Apologizes For Wearing Blackface In ‘Saturday Night Live’ Clip From 2000

The “Tonight Show” host said that darkening his face to impersonate Chris Rock was a “terrible decision.”
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Jimmy Fallon Faces Backlash For Wearing Blackface in Resurfaced ‘SNL’ Clip

Jimmy Fallon is facing backlash after a 20-year-old video of him in blackface portraying Chris Rock on “Saturday Night Live” resurfaced online. The hashtag #jimmyfallonisoverparty began trending early Tuesday with Twitter users calling out the “Tonight Show” host for the “racist” skit, which first aired in 2000 and also features “SNL” alum Darrell Hammond. In […]
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Christopher Nolan Blessed the ‘MacGruber’ TV Series Pilot Read-through with the Best E-Mail

Although MacGruber bombed hard at the box office when it was released in theaters back in 2010, the Saturday Night Live film starring Will Forte has become a cult classic. In fact, the movie has cultivated such a following that the new NBCUniversal streaming service Peacock is allowing director Jorma Taccone to make a MacGruber TV series. We’re not sure when we’ll be able to see it, but when the cast got together for the read-through of the pilot, they were blessed with some encouragement and a...
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Watch Courtney Barnett Bring “Sunday Roast” To Thursday Fallon

Might as well get Courtney Barnett in the quarantine-era late-night-TV solo-performance rotation, yeah? The Melbourne slacker-rocker extraordinaire played an MTV Unplugged last year, and she's already performed "Depreston" on the same Anzac Day special that also included songs from Tame Impala and Neil Finn. Despite her facility with properly rocking out, … More »
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Late Night Host Makes Reverse Mortgage Joke Over Trump Medication Claims

As the United States continues to grapple with the health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump this week announced that he is taking hydroxychloroquine – a traditionally anti-malaria drug – which he has contended is effective against COVID-19. This is despite the lack of scientific evidence and academic corroboration vetting the drug’s ability to combat the disease. Late night talk show hosts – many of them hosting their shows in their own homes – ...
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Orange County rock band Lit’s Jeremy and Ajay debut new country project The Popoff Brothers

As brothers Jeremy and Ajay Popoff, who are, respectively, the guitarist and vocalist of Fullerton-based rock band Lit, sat with fellow songwriters Kenton Bryant and Johnathan Singleton in Nashville, Tenn., to work on a batch of songs, they kept conjuring up vignettes of summer. Playing baseball in the street, cracking open a cold Coca-Cola on a hot day, watching the sunset, counting the stars and squishing sand between your toes at the beach. These were all the moments captured in the song “Son...
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Jimmy Fallon, LeBron James, Kristen Bell and John Krasinski Among 2020 Webby Award Winners

The Webby Awards may have had to cancel their in-person ceremony amid the coronavirus pandemic, but the 24th annual award show goes on virtually with the “WFH: Webbys From Home.” Hosted by Patton Oswalt, the live-streamed celebration upholds the traditions of the Webbys (the hallmark 5-Word Speech will live on), while acknowledging the challenges created […]
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Billy Corgan Brings “Hard Times” To Fallon Because, Well, You Know

Smashing Pumpkins are working on a double album right now, or at least they were before pandemic times. Supposedly, it's the mostly reunited band's real first album, unlike 2018's Shiny And Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun, which was not a real album. Who can even … More »
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20 Years Ago, Eminem’s “Stan” Predicted The Dark Side Of Modern Fandom

Eminem must have been trembling. It was 4 o'clock in the morning sometime last month, and he'd been awakened by a blaring alarm in his Detroit-area home. When he reached the bottom of the staircase, he came face to face with a stranger in his living room. Somehow this 26-year-old had evaded Em's security detail … More »
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Television Academy’s College TV Awards to Take Place Remotely; Presenters Include Jimmy Fallon

The Television Academy Foundation’s College Television Awards are going virtual. In the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the annual event will take place via a remote webcast, rather than an in-person event, for the first time in its history. The livestream of the awards will take place on Saturday, May 30, at 5 p.m. […]
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Jimmy Fallon And Wife Nancy Adorably Reminisce About ‘Rager’ Wedding

The "Tonight Show" host and his wife had the best time recounting the details of their intimate destination wedding.
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Jimmy Fallon And Wife Nancy Reminisce About ‘Rager’ Wedding

The "Tonight Show" host and his wife had the best time recounting the details of their intimate destination wedding.
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